Kristin Corry

Music Op-Ed

'On the Record' Shows the Ripple Effect of Music's Sexual Misconduct Problem

The HBO Max doc details the sexual assault allegations against Russell Simmons and the consequences of silencing Black women in the industry.
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VICE Magazine

The Most Interesting New Museum Is a Vintage Shop in Brooklyn

BLK MKT Vintage wants to be the “Blackest antique store there ever was.” But in trying to make Black cultural ephemera accessible to their community, its founders have revealed how often white curators control the narrative.
Kristin Corry
2 days ago

Lila Iké Is Singing Jamaica's New Era of Redemption Songs

"I want to dismantle the idea that you're expected to make a type of music because you're from a particular country."
Kristin Corry

Homemade Pop-Tarts Are Perfect for People Who Suck at Baking

As it turns out, Pop-Tarts are kind of just an advanced version of a jelly sandwich.
Kristin Corry

'Corona Man' Turns COVID-19 Into a Real-Life Horror Movie

The 'Candyman'-inspired trailer reimagines the coronavirus pandemic as the villain at the center of the forthcoming horror film remake.
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New music

DVSN's 'Dangerous City' Makes Being at Home Feel Like a Basement Party

The collaboration with Ty Dolla $ign and Buju Banton is a body roll-inducing ode to staying indoors, which feels spot-on during a pandemic.
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New music

Beyoncé Just Made Life Better By Rapping on Megan Thee Stallion's 'Savage'

By hopping on the remix, the original Houston hottie just gave us all another reason to learn that TikTok dance.
Kristin Corry

Fivio Foreign Wants to Make New York's Rap Scene Fun Again

'800 BC' finds the New York rapper grappling with being a leader of Brooklyn's drill scene after the success of "Big Drip."
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Objectively Correct Lists

The 14 Songs We Couldn't Get Enough Of in April

This month brought artists like Fiona Apple, Thundercat, and The-Dream out of hiding.
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Ashwin Rodrigues

Nervous Recs: 'Little Fires Everywhere' Shows That the 90s Weren't 'Simpler Times'

The Hulu show starring Kerry Washington and Reese Witherspoon dismantles the whitewashed 90s utopia that 'Friends' portrayed.
Kristin Corry

Instagram Live Battles Are Redefining the Legacies of Hip-Hop Artists

T-Pain and Lil Jon joined Swizz Beatz's Verzuz challenge, which celebrates Black artists without seeking validation from institutions.
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Livestreamed DJ Sets Are Taking Hip-Hop Back to Its Roots

"D-Nice has changed the dynamic of DJing right now. History is being made as we speak."
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